Related Links

These are links to organizations that have been important partners for me in Haiti or elsewhere.

Shimer College

http://www.shimer.edu

Shimer College is my home institution. It is an wonderful place where shared authority and responsibility are decisive both within and outside of the classroom.

Touchstones Discussion Project

http://www.touchstones.org

The Touchstones Discussion Project is committed to working with schools and other organizations to help them use conversations about well-chosen texts to changed the way power and responsibility are shared.

The Experiment in Alternative Leadership

http://www.theexperiment.info

The Experiment in Alternative Leadership is a project of John Engle, who has been one of my most important partners in work in Haiti since 1997.

Beyond Borders

http://www.beyondborders.net

Beyond Borders is a Christian group that has been supporting education in Haiti since the early 90’s. They are the organization that first invited me to Haiti in 1996.

Lukha Nowman

http://homepages.udayton.edu/~lysaugmt/lukhanowman.html

Lukha Nowman is an outstanding Haitian painter and sculptor. This site shows a range of his work.

Fonkoze

http://www.fonkoze.org

A popular bank for Haiti’s poor. Fonkoze uses a mix of microcredit and education to help its clients help themselves.